Introducing Mechanisms and APIs for Memory Management : Using Windows OS Native Runtime APIs
Explore and learn introductory topics about programming mechanisms for memory management available for Microsoft Windows. This book uses C++ pointers and specialized APIs such as the smart pointers of the C++ Standard Library and Microsoft UCRT functions. You’ll also see how to work with lvalue and rvalue references**.**
Introducing Mechanisms and APIs for Memory Management begins with topics about hardware features on the Intel x86 and Intel 64 (x64/amd64) hardware architectures and memory management. After reading this book you will be able to begin work with Windows memory management APIs.
What You Will Learn
- Understand concepts and hardware features for Intel x86 and Intel 64 (x64/amd64) and memory management
- Discover C++ programming language techniques and smart pointers
- Work with Microsoft UCRT management APIs for memory management
Who This Book Is For
Software and cloud developers working on Microsoft Windows.